25 U.S. Code § 741 - Purpose
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The purpose of this subchapter is to provide for the termination of Federal supervision over the trust and restricted property of certain tribes and bands of Indians located in the State of Utah and the individual members thereof, for the disposition of federally owned property acquired or withdrawn for the administration of the affairs of such Indians, and for a termination of Federal services furnished such Indians because of their status as Indians.
Source(Sept. 1, 1954, ch. 1207, § 1,68 Stat. 1099.)
Repeal of Inconsistent Laws
Act Sept. 1, 1954, ch. 1207, § 20,68 Stat. 1104, provided that: “All Acts or parts of Acts inconsistent with this Act [this subchapter] are repealed insofar as they affect the tribe or its members. The Act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. 984), as amended by the Act of June 15, 1935 (49 Stat. 378) [section 461 et seq. of this title], shall not apply to the tribe and its members after the date of the proclamation provided for in section 17 of this Act [section 757 of this title].”
Act Sept. 1, 1954, ch. 1207, § 21,68 Stat. 1104, provided that: “If any provision of this Act [this subchapter], or the application thereof, to any person or circumstance is held invalid, the remainder of the Act and the application of such provision to other persons or circumstances shall not be affected thereby.”